What is Learning Jesus?Every day is an opportunity to sit in a class taught by the greatest instructor ever: Jesus the Master teacher. He guides us into life with God. Learning Jesus is not just learning about or from Jesus but taking in his whole life, allowing his life to permeate ours.
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Remember the old song about signs everywhere telling us what to do. In case you don’t, here are some of the lyrics. (The Five Man Electrical Band) Sign, sign, everywhere a sign Blockin’ out the scenery, breakin’ my mind … Continue reading
We are not saved by faith, as some would emphasize. We are saved only by God’s grace from beginning to end. It’s like that passage in Philippians 1:6,which states: “God who began a good work in you will bring it … Continue reading
In Matthew 10 as Jesus warns his disciples of coming persecutions he promises them that God is watching out for them, that God considers them of great worth. He tells them that little birds which are bought for a penny … Continue reading
In order to understand grace we need to understand our own predicament and for that to happen a basic requirement must be satisfied. I get to it by way of two examples from my own life. These are instances of … Continue reading
So I have been contemplating how we Christians have affronted God’s graciousness by the divisiveness of our denominations, at least within the United States. But first let me share two important scriptures that address this concern. There are more but … Continue reading